The Waggon & Horses is a handsome XVIth century inn standing on the main road at Great Yeldham close to the Essex/Suffolk border. Great Yeldham lies on the old main road (ex A604) from Harwich to Cambridge, and is near to Halstead, Sudbury, Long Melford and Haverhill. Colchester, Britain's oldest recorded town, is only 20 miles away and the University City of Cambridge only 30 miles. The Norman Keep (built 1140) at Castle Hedingham is only 2 miles away. A great stop for STANSTED AIRPORT, 20 miles (40 minutes) away.
Welcome to The Waggon and Horses
High Street, Great Yeldham, Near HALSTEAD, Essex, England.
The Waggon&Horses is a family owned country pub and commercial hotel restaurant in North Essex close to the Suffolk county border half way between Colchester (30 minutes drive)and Cambridge(35 minutes drive) near to Halstead (10 minutes drive), Braintree (15 minutes drive), Sudbury, Long Melford and Haverhill (all 10 minutes drive). A good stopping off place for Stansted Airport, Constable Country and Hedingham Castle.
Wi-Fi broadband connection available free to guests. (newly upgraded stronger signal)
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PLACES TO VISIT
We are now reccomended by The ESSEX FOOD and DRINK GUIDE 2013
Texas Hold em Poker played every Tuesday night in the bar.
To Book a room call us on 01787 237936
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Attention all fans of The Tour De France. The great race passes nearby to The Waggon and Horses on July 7th 2014. The Waggon which is a well renowned Cyclist friendly pub will have Accommodation available for Sunday 6th July, which will only be able to be booked direct by phoning Mike on 01787 237936.
Well behaved dogs, and their equally well behaved owners are welcome at The Waggon and Horses.
2013 Dog policy...................
2013 Christmas menu now ready !!!! see bottom of this page for details
Waggon & Horses Christmas Menu 2013
Home Made Goulash Soup
Wild Boar Terrine
Smoked Trout with creamed horseradish
Melon sliced over Blackcurrant Sorbet
Italian sliced meats with marinated Olives
Traditional Roast Turkey with all the trimmings
Lamb Tangine with spicey Cous Cous Grilled 8oz Sirloin steak with tomato, mushrooms and
Mushroom tagliatelle carbonara
King Prawn and Scallop Vol Au Vent
All served with seasonal vegetables and potatoes
A choice of Hot and cold sweets including
Christmas pudding and Brandy sauce
Tea or coffee with mince pies
£17.95 per head
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Mine host MIKE SHIFFNER, preparing for July 7th 2014 when stage 3 of the Tour De France passes nearby to The Waggon and Horses Great Yeldham.